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Ciudad Vieja, Montevideo

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Located at the tip of a small peninsula protruding out of Montevideo, Ciudad Vieja, the historical center of the city, bustles with activity and houses a fascinating blend of modern and old architecture. The neighborhood also contains the city's port, an excellent open-air market, and several museums. You can find some of the best nightlife in the Uruguayan capital here, as young Montevideans flock to the center to party the night away. Arrange to visit Ciudad Vieja and other attractions in Montevideo using our Montevideo travel itinerary planner.
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  • We were with my family walk in the narrow streets of the old city, a mixture of past port and tenements with tourists of all languages, local wave and music of candombe and tango dress up the walk...
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  • Do not miss the old town has very ancient buildings, some of them you can get for free and can still do a little shopping on the Boardwalk or on main street. Enjoy and change money, was the best change I found.
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  • We stayed in the old town, has great restaurants, legal structure entire stay near the rambla
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